Seattle Assisted Living

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Seattle assisted living residents have many recreational and cultural opportunities nearby, including scenic views. Some of the top medical facilities in the state are conveniently located nearby.

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Seattle Assisted Living

  1. 1. Seattle Assisted Living Finding Quality Assisted Living in Seattle
  2. 2. Why Seattle? <ul><li>Take advantage of world-class shopping and dining, scenic beauty, cultural events </li></ul><ul><li>Intimacy of a close-knit community </li></ul><ul><li>Many Seattle assisted living facilities are clustered around shopping and recreation in a residential neighborhood </li></ul>
  3. 3. Recreation in North Seattle <ul><li>Greenlake Park – boasts ADA compliant pedestrian paths and a public theater </li></ul><ul><li>Read a book, set up a fishing rod or relax on a shaded bench </li></ul><ul><li>In the winter months – visit Northgate Mall </li></ul><ul><li>University Village in nicer weather – outdoor shopping center </li></ul><ul><li>Senior activity centers in Ballard, Wallingford, or Greenwood </li></ul>
  4. 4. Central Seattle/Downtown Recreation <ul><li>Short distance from Downtown retail corridor: major retailers, theater district, world-class restaurants, two major cinemas </li></ul><ul><li>Capitol Hill neighborhood: cultural, recreational, and dining </li></ul><ul><li>Stroll along Broadway for local eateries and entertainment </li></ul><ul><li>All Downtown Seattle assisted living residents close to Central Area Senior Center </li></ul>
  5. 5. West Seattle Recreation <ul><li>Convenient access to Alki Beach – pedestrian friendly boardwalk and stunning views of Puget Sound </li></ul><ul><li>West Seattle Junction retail district – restaurants and shopping </li></ul><ul><li>Westwood Village shopping center – more conventional mall experience </li></ul><ul><li>Senior Center of West Seattle </li></ul>
  6. 6. South Seattle Recreation <ul><li>South Seattle assisted living facilities clustered in Rainier Beach, Columbia City, Beacon Hill neighborhoods </li></ul><ul><li>Easy access to views of Lake Washington </li></ul><ul><li>Steward Park </li></ul><ul><li>Southeast Seattle Senior Center </li></ul>
  7. 7. Seattle Medical Facilities <ul><li>Biomedical research hub </li></ul><ul><li>North Seattle – University of Washington Medical Center, a nationally recognized, state-of-the-art medical research facility </li></ul><ul><li>Central Seattle/Downtown/West Seattle: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Virginia Mason Medical Center </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Swedish/First Hill Medical Center </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Harborview Medical Center </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Seattle Transportation <ul><li>Many Seattle assisted living facilities have their own handicap accessible shuttles </li></ul><ul><li>King County provides Senior Services Transportation Program – free to residents 60 and over who can enter and exit with minimal assistance </li></ul><ul><li>Seattle Metro’s Access transportation service or ADA Paratransit Program – equipped to handle wheelchairs </li></ul>
  9. 9. All Senior Homes <ul><li>All Senior Homes is a resource for seniors and families searching for housing and care services </li></ul><ul><li>Visit http://www.allseniorhomes.com for more information on senior housing </li></ul><ul><li>Information in this presentation provided by Jacqui Tom, senior housing writer for AllSeniorHomes.com </li></ul>

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